By Jewel Midelis on April 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: April 3, 2013 at 1:37 pm
The Gainesville Police Department arrested a man on an attempted murder charge Tuesday night after a dispute resulted in a grazing gunshot wound, according to GPD spokesperson Ben Tobias.
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By Sarah Loftus on March 27th, 2013 | Last updated: March 27, 2013 at 1:27 pm
A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida.
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By Paula Bonilla on March 15th, 2013 | Last updated: March 15, 2013 at 4:04 pm
Kelvin Lee Coleman, 37, has been charged with two counts of first-degree murder and one count of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, according to a press release by the Marion County Sheriff’s Office.
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By Serina Braddock on February 27th, 2013 | Last updated: February 27, 2013 at 4:39 pm
Largo police: Man shoots up office building, then wounds himself – A man distraught over suspicions about his wife having an affair walked into an office complex early Wednesday morning and began firing a semi-automatic handgun. Tampa Bay Times Researchers [...]
By Rachel Jones on February 21st, 2013 | Last updated: February 21, 2013 at 2:55 pm
Report: Florida students out-gain peers in other large states – A report on the five most heavily populated states showed Florida students have made the most progress in 19 years on federal tests. Florida’s fourth graders have come from well [...]
By Serina Braddock on February 20th, 2013 | Last updated: February 20, 2013 at 3:36 pm
Dog slips leash in St. Petersburg; angry passerby shoots owner – A man walking his dog was shot in the leg by a disgruntles motorist when the animal darted into the road, forcing the truck to stop. Police are still [...]
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By Charmaine Miller on January 14th, 2013 | Last updated: January 15, 2013 at 2:52 pm
Argument results in shooting leaving one man dead and two in critical condition.
By Dana Edwards on January 14th, 2013 | Last updated: January 14, 2013 at 1:22 pm
Internet prodigy, activist Aaron Swartz commits suicide – Aaron Swartz, an Internet savant who at a young age shaped the online era by co-developing RSS and Reddit and later became a digital activist, has committed suicide. CNN Golden Globes 2013: [...]
By Nickelle Smith on December 13th, 2012 | Last updated: December 13, 2012 at 4:55 pm
The Gainesville Police department is currently investigating a shooting by an officer after a car chase, police said. The man is now being treated at Shands at UF.